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Data clustering based on Langevin annealing with a self-consistent potential
(Quarterly of Applied Mathematics, 2018-10-11)
Association of pre-treatment radiomic features with lung cancer recurrence following stereotactic body radiation therapy.
(Physics in medicine and biology, 2019-01-08)
The purpose of this work was to investigate the potential relationship between radiomic features extracted from pre-treatment x-ray CT images and clinical outcomes following stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for ...
Utility of Cervical Collars Following Cervical Fusion Surgery. Does It Improve Fusion Rates or Outcomes? A Systematic Review.
(World neurosurgery, 2018-12-26)
BACKGROUND:The use of postoperative cervical collars following cervical fusions is common practice. Its use has been purported to improve fusion rates and outcomes. There is a paucity in the strength of evidence to support ...
Engaging patients throughout the health system: A landscape analysis of cold-call policies and recommendations for future policy change.
(Journal of clinical and translational science, 2018-12)
Healthcare institutions may often prohibit "cold-calling" or direct contact with a potential research participant when the person initiating contact is unknown to the patient. This policy aims to maintain patient privacy, ...
State of the clinical science of perioperative brain health: report from the American Society of Anesthesiologists Brain Health Initiative Summit 2018
(British Journal of Anaesthesia, 2019-08)
Pharmacists' attitudes toward dispensing naloxone and medications for opioid use disorder: A scoping review of the literature.
(Substance abuse, 2019-08-16)
Background: Pharmacists are on the frontline caring for patients at risk of an opioid overdose and for patients with an opioid use disorder (OUD). Dispensing naloxone and medications for OUD and counseling patients about ...
Clinical epidemiology of substance use disorders: Understanding patterns, sharing knowledge, planning interventions.
(The Indian journal of medical research, 2019-04)
Association of elevated serumfree light chains with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis.
(Blood cancer journal, 2019-08-05)
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and its precursor, monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis (MBL), are heritable. Serumfree light-chain (sFLC) measures are a prognostic factor for CLL, but their role in susceptibility to CLL is ...
Cultivating Research Skills During Clinical Training to Promote Pediatric-Scientist Development.
Physician-scientists represent a critical component of the biomedical and health research workforce. However, the proportion of physicians who spend a significant amount of effort on scientific research has declined over ...